Christmas is just around the corner, and in the lead up are lots of beautiful Christmas Markets so you can get into the festive spirit and start some Chrissy shopping. It’s always good to know you’re supporting our local artisans and small businesses as well!
Le Marche Festive Twilight Markets, Macquarie University
Willoughby’s beloved French Market, Le Marche, returns this year with its famous Festive Twilight Market. The new location at Macquarie University will come to life with fairy lights, live music, a DJ and over 40 gourmet food and artisan stalls.
There’s a stunning terrasse (seating area), which is perfect for an after-work cocktail or cheeky wine, followed by dinner and a stroll through the stalls. Expect handmade wooden Christmas decorations, Italian linen, jewellery, French soaps, gourmet tea and more.
Date: Friday 18 November, 3:30 – 8:30pm
Location: 1 Central Courtyard, Macquarie University
Turramurra High School’s Twilight Christmas Markets, Turramurra
What better way to celebrate the start of December than at Turramurra High’s Twilight Christmas Market. This is a fun night out for the whole family. Parents can peruse the market stalls, while kids kick a footy with the Kisso crew outside by Kissing Point FC.
Stallholders include Ashwood & Co hand-poured soy candles, Seramik’s pottery mugs, and Artisanle’s premium French chocolates. There is also a BBQ for your post-market feed, and all funds raised by running the markets will be allocated to wellbeing initiatives within the Turramurra High School community.
Date: Thursday 1 December, 5:30 – 8:30pm
Location: 104 Maxwell Street, South Turramurra
Roseville College Christmas Markets, Roseville
Celebrate the silly season and tick off your Christmas shopping list at the Roseville Community Christmas Market. Browse gifts and keepsakes for men, women and children, plus Christmas decorations, seasonal items, produce and wrappings. Enjoy afternoon tea or an early supper from a selection of food vendors, with complimentary tea and coffee also available.
Date: Friday 2 December, 3:00 – 6:00pm
Location: Roseville College Courtyard
Glebe Christmas Markets, Glebe
If you love heading over the Bridge at this time of year, there’s a brand new Glebe Christmas Market at Bicentennial Park. Hosted by Cambridge Markets, visitors can expect handmade goods and unique gifts from talented stallholders. The inner-west loves a good market so this one should deliver on stalls and festivities.
Date: Saturday 3 December, 10:00am – 4:00pm
Location: Bicentennial Park, Glebe
The Ultimate Christmas Market EQ, Moore Park
It’s hard to beat the Entertainment Quarter’s Ultimate Christmas Market. It’s one of the EQ’s biggest events of the year with a huge number of high-quality stallholders selling fashion, toys, photography, pet accessories, art, hats, plants and more.
Shoppers will also find beautiful festive goods, from wrapping paper and Christmas puddings to ornaments and table settings. Plus, there’s a feast of global foods to relax over, including pizza, pho, dumplings, and vegan fare.
Date: Sunday 4 December, 10:00am – 4:00pm
Location: Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park
The Coal Loader Christmas Artisans Market
One of Sydney’s best makers markets is back offering ethical shoppers the chance to purchase original and creative handmade products directly from emerging and contemporary designers, artists and small business owners.
Meet the makers as you explore their art, ceramics, sustainable fashion, accessories, wool creations, children’s design, food and more. Whilst you shop, enjoy the atmosphere of the beautiful and historic Waverton Coal Loader site, right on Sydney Harbour.
Date: Sunday 4 December, 3:00 – 8:00pm
Location: Coal Loader Centre for Sustainability, Waverton
Mosman Twilight Christmas Markets, Mosman
It’s becoming one of the most popular events on the Christmas calendar! Mosman is arguably one of Sydney’s finest shopping precincts, so it’s no wonder they put on a quality Christmas art and craft market.
Browse an eclectic range of stalls at Mosman’s annual Twilight Christmas Market including fashion, jewellery, homewares and textiles. Soak up the vibrant atmosphere after you shop with gourmet food and ambient music.
Date: Thursday 8 December, 4:30 – 9:00pm
Location: Mosman Market, Mosman Square & The Village Green
Mona Vale Xmas Markets, Mona Vale
What better place to do your Christmas shopping than at the Mona Vale Xmas Market. This annual event promises non-stop entertainment, approx. 100 festive market stalls and a great variety of international food and drink.
Shop unique gifts, listen to great local musicians, hang out with friends, and eat food from all corners of the globe.
Date: Sunday 11 December, 9:00am – 4:00pm
Location: Mona Vale Village Park
Pittwater Christmas Markets, Mona Vale
Pittwater’s Christmas Market promises to be a wonderful day of shopping and community in a beautiful waterside location.
The market is curated to showcase the incredible talent of local makers and craftspeople, and visitors can source conscious gifts that are far superior to the usual chain-store tat.
Date: Saturday 17 December, 10:00am – 4:00pm
Location: Winnererremy Bay, Mona Vale
Carriageworks’ Christmas Twilight Market, Eveleigh
For last-minute shopping, pop Carriageworks’ Christmas Twilight Market in your diary. The much-loved market returns in 2022 with all the essentials for festive celebrations, alongside a range of giftware including cookbooks, textiles, ceramics, florals and more.
This makes for a great evening out. Stay tuned for the announcement of their Christmas stallholders soon.
Date: Wednesday 21 December, 4:00 – 9:00pm
Location: Carriageworks, Eveleigh